The WordPress 5.0 beta is also out. Remember, we might see it ship as early as November 19th.
Beyond that, we’ve got some stellar tutorials, as always.
Let’s get to all of this week’s news…
WORDPRESS NEWS AND ARTICLES
- WordPress 5.0 Beta 1 Update – the WordPress 5.0 beta is out! Gutenberg draws nearer.
- Regarding Accessibility in Gutenberg – the Gutenberg team addressed accessibility issues.
- The New Woo Adopts Gutenberg Components, User Interface Driven by React – looks like a big improvement from the screenshots.
- Advanced Custom Fields: The Hero WordPress Needs Right Now, but Not the One It Deserves – a good one from Iain.
- WP Engine Has Acquired Array Themes and Atomic Blocks – WP Engine snaps up another theme shop!
TUTORIALS AND HOW-TOS
- How To Change Your WordPress Username: 3 Easy Methods Anyone Can Use – learn how to change your WordPress username.
- The Ultimate Guide To WooCommerce Dropshipping – learn how to use WooCommerce for dropshipping.
- Using React For WordPress Gutenberg Development – Josh shows you how.
- Getting Started With React Unit Testing For WordPress Development – another one in this series from Josh.
- Create a Custom Search With Toolset That Helps Customers Find Exactly What They Want – like the title says!
RESOURCES & DEALS
- 20% off Elementor – for a limited time.
- 25% off WP Rocket – from October 29th until November 2nd.
- 20% off Amazon Affiliate for WordPress (AAWP) – use code HALLOWEEN2018 from October 29th to November 4th.
- 20% off Designmodo – use code HALLOWEEN for a limited time.
- 20% off Extended Widget Options – use code HALLOWEENTREAT from October 31st to November 2nd.
- 7 Best WordPress Poll Plugins To Ask Questions In 2018 – check out some of the best poll plugins.
- 40+ Best Free Responsive WordPress Themes of 2018 – some awesome free themes!